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What’s On2019-03-01T10:50:43+00:00

South Bristol

Hip Hunk Funk Band at The Plough Inn
Date: 2nd March
Description: Join us for a top notch evening of funk
Venue: The Plough Inn at Pilning Pilning Street Nr Pilning Bristol

MATT RICHARDSON: SLASH (UK Tour)
Date: 3rd March
Description: A lot has happened to Matt Richardson since his last tour in 2013. A lot of it is quite strange. Most comedians hope to win accolades and make people laugh, very few end up with Heat Magazine’s Weird Crush trophy.
Venue: Comedy Box The Hen and Chicken 210 North Street Bedminster Bristol

Redpoint Winter Boulder League 18/19
Date: 7th March
Description: REDPOINT BRISTOL’S WINTER BOULDERING LEAGUE IS BACK! A fun series of competitions with climbing for all abilities. These events are a great way to have fun with your friends, enjoy the supportive atmosphere of the climbing community here at Redpoint and push yourself to new heights.
Venue: Redpiont Bristol 40 Winterstoke Road, BS3 2NW Bristol

Business Planning and Finance – Bristol
Date: 7th March

Description: Designed to support potential and new entrepreneurs, this in-depth workshop will help you to create and develop a robust, investment-ready business plan and financial forecast with an application for a Government Start-up Loan in mind.
Venue: Leigh Court, Pill Road, Abbots Leigh, Bristol

LOST VOICE GUY: TOUR 2019
Date: 10th March
Description: Following the unprecedented success of his appearance on the final of Britain’s Got Talent 2018, BBC New Comedy Award winner and star and writer of BBC Radio 4’s comedy series, Ability, Lee Ridley (aka Lost Voice Guy) is setting out on a tour of the UK.
Venue: Tobacco Factory Raleigh Rd Bristol BS3 1TF

Wedding Fair – Brunel’s SS Great Britain
Date: 10th March
Description: Come and join us for a day of wedding delights as we showcase some of the finest suppliers we have had the pleasure of working with. Find out more about weddings on board the famous SS Great Britain, meet some of the best suppliers in the South West and start creating your dream wedding day.
Venue: Brunels SS Great Britain Great Western Dockyard Bristol Harbourside Bristol

Grow, Eat, Cook – growing food in school gardens
Date: 11th March
Description: RHS horticulturists have teamed up with the learning team at the City Farm to provide a practical course to enable you to put pupil health and wellbeing at the centre of your school with an ethos and culture of great food.
Venue: Windmill Hill City Farm Philip Street Bedminster Bristol

England U21s vs Poland
Date: 21st March
Description: The #YoungLions head to Bristol as preparations for this summer’s UEFA Under-21 Championship finals step up.
Venue: Ashton Gaet Staduim Ashton Rd, BS3 2EJ Bristol

Pro Wrestling Chaos: The Chaosfather
Date: 23 March
Description: This month we are in South Bristol with our epic proffesional wresting event tickets (all ages welcome): Sold by Ringside World from our website: prowrestlingchaos.co Doors: 6:15pm
Show Starts: 7:00pm
Merchants Academy Molesworth Drive, Withywood, BS13 9BL Bristol

Quartz Crystal Bowl Sound Bath
Date: 23rd March
Description: Wrap up warm and come relax with a 45 minute crystal bowl sound bath! Nothing to do but lie down and drift off. Chairs available if you prefer to be seated. People describe the sound of the bowls as ‘angelic’ ‘other worldly’ ‘like nothing I’ve ever heard before’ . The sound and vibration of the bowls can help with relaxation and aid the mind into a space of meditation.
Bring a yoga / camping mat, blanket, cushions and anything else you need to be comfortable and warm lying on the floor for 45 minutes. Tea & Chocolates provided Starts at 2.30, please arrive 10 mins prior to settle in
£15 payable at the door Plenty of free parking at Arnos Vale Cemetery
Sound baths are not advisable for women in the first trimester of pregnancy or people under 18.
Venue: Arno Vale cemetery West Lodge, Bath Rd, BS43 Bristol

Bristol Comic Con and Gaming Festival
Date: 30th March
Description: Action indoor sports are hosting another Comic con with fun for all the family and pop culture fans alike.
Venue: Action Indoor Sports Bamfield, Whitchurch, BS140XA Bristol, United Kingdom

The Good The Bad and The Ugly
Date: 6th April
Description: A night of full on local boxing hosted by Julie Hardiman and Michael O Connor tickets selling fast for this legendary event.
Venue: Action Indoor Sports Bamfield, Whitchurch, BS14 0XA

North Bristol

Bristol Switch Freestyle
Date: 2nd March
Description: Huge sprung wooden dance floor, fantastic in house sound system, licensed bar and ample floodlit free parking at the venue.
Smooth Class with Caine at 8.30pm
Music with DJ John Baker
9.00pm to Midnight the music will be a mix of up tempo Modern Jive tracks with the emphasis, funky and energetic. At Midnight we SWITCH to UTOPIA style music the best in Blues, Smooth Latin, Tango, West Coast, Soul and R&B sounds through to 2am Free Chip Butties, Coffees, Teas, Cakes & Biscuits late on for an extra energy boost! Hope to see you there! Please note last orders at the bar is at 11-30pm bar closes at 11-45pm water will still be available. £10 before 9.30pm £11 after on the door is John, Natalie, Caine, Danni

A Day of Chant
Date: 2nd March
Description: he day is for anyone with an interest in nature, spirituality, sound, music or the places where they meet. A whole day of chants led by Matthew Heyse-Moore based on nature and phrases from different spiritual traditions, offering the opportunity for participants to gather and sing beautiful songs and chants, some in harmony, to be part of creating a rich soundscape with the potential to be deeply transformative. No experience needed.
Arrive from 9.30am for a 10am start. Cost £20 – to book please contact Frances warden@thewellcentreforspirituality.org.uk
Venue: Briggs Elise House, 38 Church Road, Westbury-on-trym

Wine Wednesdays at The Eastfield Inn
Date: 6th March – 20th March
Description: Like Wine? Come and join us every Wednesday!
Venue: The Eastfield Inn 219 Henleaze Rd Bristol

Kevs IT Courses – Introduction to computing
Date: 5th March
Description: Want to learn how to use a PC? Want to enhance your knowledge? Course Details: When : Every Tuesday 5pm – 7pm for 6 weeks (Starting on 5th March 2019)
Venue: Greenway Centre, Doncaster Rd, BS10 5PY Bristol

Wedding Fair – Brunel’s SS Great Britain
Date: 10th March
Description: Come and join us for a day of wedding delights as we showcase some of the finest suppliers we have had the pleasure of working with. Find out more about weddings on board the famous SS Great Britain, meet some of the best suppliers in the South West and start creating your dream wedding day.
Venue: Brunels SS Great Britain Great Western Dockyard Bristol Harbourside Bristol

Free Rabble Fitness Event
Date: 12th March
Description: Never heard of Rabble? Come and get a taste! We play fun team-based games from British Bulldog to Capture the Flag, The Hunger Games, etc. Our sessions are carefully designed to deliver a real workout… but don’t worry, you’ll be too busy having fun, you won’t even realise you’re exercising! This launch session is free, and you can invite friends to join. We’ll be playing Rabble classics such as Dodgeball, Ball Chase and Jailbreak! Anyone can join regardless of their fitness levels, the goal is for everyone to have fun and push themselves according to their own abilities.
Venue; Canford Park Canford Lane, Westbury-on-Trym, BS9 3 Bristol

Westbury On Trym coffee morning
Date: 13th March
Description: Please join us for a coffee and a chat at Grupo Lounge in Westbury-on-Trym. Look for our table sign on the middle table on the ground floor. This is a very casual meet-up for parents and carers of autistic children. It’s a great opportunity to ask questions and get help with specific issues. Children are welcome but parents are responsible for looking after them.
Venue: 8 Canford Lane, Westbury on Trym, BS9 3DH Bristol

Friends of Bristol Free School ‘Britpop party’
Date: 15th March
Description: Tribute, SUPERNOVA, will be transporting you back to the 1990’s with the sounds of Blur, Oasis, The Charlatans, The Stone Roses, James, Pulp, Suede, The Verve and many more. Ticket only event £6
Venue: Bristol Free School, Concorde Drive BS10 6NJ

The Ultimate Party! The Little Mix Show + Justin Timberlake Tribute + Rob Glenn’s Party Anthems Show
Date: 16th March
Description: Tribute to Little Mix by The Little Mix Show
Venue: BAWA Healthcare & Leisure 589 Southmead Road Filton Bristol

Using Poles – run faster, stronger and longer with poles
Date: 17th March
Description: You can’t just expect to pick up a pair of poles and get the most out of them. Learn how to drive yourself forward and gain all the benefits that poles can give you in your next adventure. Please just get in touch with me to reserve your space on the course. See www.dansummersrunning.co.uk for more information and booking terms.
Venue: Bristol, Contact Dan for details

Tribute night to Freddie
Date: 23 March
Description: Come join us to celebrate the best of Freddie Mercury as one of the country’s top tribute acts performs all his great hits book a table for food or just buy a ticket limited numbers will be a sell out
Venue: Victoria Inn, 20 Chock Lane, BS9 3EX Bristol

My Body Positive ‘Food Freedom’ online course
Date: 25th March
Description: This is the next online version of my 8 week course. The ‘My Body Positive Online group coaching course’ will help you:
-Understand why you have ‘failed’ at dieting (clue: you haven’t!)
-Stop feeling guilty around food and obsessing over your food choices
-Learn to eat in a way that nourishes your body, using hunger and fullness cues as your guide
-Find balance, peace and enjoyment around food
-Change your mindset around exercise from one focused on calorie burning to feeling good
-Become more accepting of your body
-Feel “like a weight has been lifted” from your shouldersMy Body PosFalcondale Road, BS9 3JE Bristol
Venue: My Body Positive, Falcondale Road, BS9 3JE Bristol

Mothers Day slab bowl clay workshop
Date: 31st March
Description: Make a beautiful slab bowl with mum this Mothering Sunday. You will be taught several ways to imprint designs into clay to make beautiful textures and patterns or leave your bowl plain and decorate with the glazes once fired. This workshop is suitable for children as well as adults. We recommend an minimum age of 7. Your clay creations will be left with us to dry and be fired. Waiting time for completion is around 2 weeks. Artworks can not be glazed on the day but a separate session can be arranged once the pottery has been fired. This costs £10 for adults and £8 for children
Venue: Westbury Wildlife Park, Trym Rd, BS9 3ET Bristol

South Gloucestershire

World Day of Prayer
Date: 1st March
Description: Worldwide service of prayer and songs
Venue: Frenchay Parish Church

Apple Grafting Workshop
Date: 2nd March
Description: A one-day practical course explaining why and how we graft fruit trees.
Venue: Winterbourne Medieval Barn, Church Lane, Winterbourne, Bristol

Celebrate Pancake Day on Toddler Tuesday
Date: 5th March
Description: Delicious fun for the whole of Pancake Day at Old Down. We’re celebrating Pancake Day at Toddler Tuesday on 5th March. Come along and decorate your pancakes from 10.30am to 3pm. Choose from a lip-smacking selection of Nutella, Sweets, Squirty Cream, Fruit, Sugar and Lemon. 2 pancakes for £3.50 or 5 pancakes for £4.95 All other Toddler Tuesday benefits still apply: FREE park entry and a FREE meal with every full paying adult. So …. fresh air and fun and then a wholesome lunch prepared freshly to order by our on-site
Venue: Old Down Manor, Foxholes Lane, BS32 4PG Bristol,

Battle of Britain beneath Concorde
Date: 6th March
Description: Following two sellout screenings of Airplane! and Top Gun, In Flight Entertainment returns with a screening of Battle of Britain underneath Concorde itself. This iconic plane is the last of its kind to be built and the last to fly; it ended its journey in Bristol and is now displayed in a custom-built hangar, and you will have the opportunity to look onboard prior to the film starting. You can also buy drinks and snacks in the shadow of the plane, before taking your seats below its wing to enjoy one of the finest World War Two films ever made. Both Battle of Britain and Concorde are celebrating their 50th birthdays this year – so expect a few additional performances to mark the occasion…
Book today to avoid missing your flight!
Venue: Aerospace Bristol, Filton, BS34 5BZ Bristol

QS meet – March
Date: 10th March
Description: Loads of fun for all the family! Animals, adventure playground, dog friendly! We’ve got the lot at this one! Tea, coffee and food all on site from a variety of locations. If you’d like to stay for lunch on this day then book online for the carvery and enter code ‘carmeet10’ at the checkout to get a 10% discount.
This must be done online as they can’t guarantee space on the day otherwise.
From 8am, £3 per car.
Venue: Old Down Manor, Foxholes Lane, BS32 4PG Bristol,

Beginners Patchwork
Date: 16th March
Description: In this class, you will learn how to use a rotary cutter and cut all the pieces to make a disappearing 9 patch block. Age 16 Plus.
Venue: Fabrics Plus 19 Badminton Road, Downend, Bristol

Wet-Felting Workshop for Beginners
Date: 16th March
Description: Learn to make felt, and take home your own artistic creations from this fun, friendly, two and three quarter hour workshop. Venue: Winterbourne Medieval Barn, Church Lane, Winterbourne, Bristol

BMYP – Half a Sixpence
Date: 26th March onwatrd
Description: award-winning Bristol Musical Youth Productions is delighted to announce their next show is Half a Sixpence and will take place from the 26th – 30th March 2019 (7.30pm each evening with a 2.30pm matinee on Saturday) at the Olympus Theatre in Filton. Tickets on sale now! We hope to see you there! www.ticketsource.co.uk/bristol-musical-youth-productions
venue: The Olympus Theatre Filton, BS34 Bristol,

Cahoots Business Networking Bristol
Date: 26th March
Description: Cahoots Business Networking is a bi-monthly networking meeting for like-minded entrepreneurs in the South Glos/Bristol area held at BizSpace Bristol where we focus on helping to build each others network and knowledge by providing a learning/teaching opportunity and a chance to showcase your business/expertise to others.
Venue: Bizspace, Equinox South, Great Park Road, BS32 4QL Bristol